Two years ago, my MIL gave me a planter of herbs once we moved into our house. This was just the beginning of learning about the awesome-ness of using something from our yard in our food. Read the rest of this entry
Last year, my mother-in-law gave us a planter with several herbs growing in it. My favorite was the basil. It’s just so versatile, especially for the non-cook!
The basil grew and grew and I picked off the flowers so that it would keep growing and growing. To my surprise this past spring, a basil plant was growing on its own outside of the planter. One of the seeds from last year survived and grew more basil! Read the rest of this entry